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June 2024

Chef for the Day 2*Ongoing

Build kitchen skills and test some recipes at this day camp with the Buchanan County Extension Office! Chef for the Day returns with all new yummy foods, books, and activities sprinkled throughout the day. Build kitchen skills while creating dishes to sample. Plus, take the recipes with you to make at home! Camp is for…
25 Jun
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Get Your Game on Summer Day Camp

Email us at redrockruffhouse@gmail.com or give us a call at 319.283.3647 to sign up today! Get Your Game on Summer Day Camp at Red Rock Farms. $25/child | Please bring your own lunch and water bottle
26 Jun
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Red Rock Farms
20856 30th St, Oelwein, IA 50662

Super Cold

Chill out with cool temperature experiments with the Grout Museum! Join us at the Independence Public Library for an exhilarating exploration of how temperature relates to the three phases of matter: solids, liquids, and gases. During this interactive demonstration with the Grout Museum, dive into the world of temperature using liquid nitrogen. For more information,…
26 Jun
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Craft & Convo

Enjoy coffee and conversation while working on your latest project! Bring your current project (be it needlework, coloring…or something else!) and enjoy camaraderie while you work! Stop in any time between 2:00 and 3:30 to use the library as your makerspace with the company of others. We’ll supply the coffee – you provide the conversation!…
26 Jun
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Outdoor Story Time

Enjoy fun, reading, and rhymes in the green space outside the Library Story time is an introduction to the magic of books and reading. Have fun at the Independence Public Library with rhymes, stories, and movements while developing early literacy skills. Story time will be held in the green space outside the library and will…
27 Jun
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Legos @ the Library

Try our Lego challenge or free build your own creation to be displayed in the library! Join us in the Community Room for some family Lego fun! We will have a challenge available, or kids and adults can make their own creations that will be displayed in the library! No registration needed. Email iplprograms@gmail.com, call…
27 Jun
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Fitness Friday

Join Jackie Heinz from Heinz Academy for a workout and stay active this summer! The Independence Public Library is joined by guest instructor Jackie Heinz, owner of Heinz Academy for the Performing Arts! Join us in the Community Room and find a new way to stay active! No registration needed. For more information, visit www.independenceia.org/library,…
28 Jun
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644

Dungeons & Dragons*

Teens ages 12-18 join forces in worlds of swords and sorcery This fantastical role-playing game is centered on storytelling in worlds of swords and sorcery. Teens ages 12-18 work together solving puzzles and combatting monsters while exploring a dark dungeon, a ruined castle, or a lava-filled cavern without ever leaving the library! Snacks provided. *Registration…
30 Jun
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Independence Public Library
805 1st St E, Independence, IA 50644
July 2024

Fly/Drive By

Join us on the 4th of July for the fly/drive by. This event will be held at the Independence Municipal Airport. and will take place from 10am-1pm. Address: 1684 230th Street Independence, IA 50644
04 Jul
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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